Migrants

Scores of migrants unaccounted for after boat capsizes off Libya

Three rescued migrants say up to 117 others were on board dinghy that capsized, 93km northeast of Tripoli.

Scores of migrants unaccounted for after boat capsizes off Libya

Humanitarian crises

#10YearChallenge: Hashtag used to highlight war and suffering

Viral craze used by social media users to highlight the destruction across several Middle East countries.

#10YearChallenge: Hashtag used to highlight war and suffering

War & Conflict

Clashes between rival groups kill at least two people in Libya

Wednesday's fighting in Tripoli violated a UN-brokered ceasefire signed four months ago.

Clashes between rival groups kill at least two people in Libya

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Achim Steiner: Yemen, Libya and how to rebuild nations in crisis

The head of the UN Development Programme talks about countries hit by crises and what it takes to rebuild them.

Africa

Libya's rival governments hold peace talks in Benghazi

The meeting comes after a recent spate of attacks that targeted state facilities in Tripoli.

Libya

ISIL claims deadly attack on Libyan foreign ministry

Three Libyans among the dead as suicide attackers target building in the capital with gunfire and explosives.

Libya: 3 dead in attack on foreign ministry building in Tripoli

Libya

Warning on Libya prison wall: 'People were sold here'

Detainees protest against smuggling networks in Libya, where many are allegedly sold and resold numerous times.

Libya migrants scribble on prison wall: 'People were sold here'

Middle East

UN report: Majority of female migrants faced gang rape in Libya

Report based on 1,300 first-hand accounts details abuse by 'state officials, armed groups, smugglers and traffickers'.

UN report: Majority of female migrants faced gang rape in Libya

Refugee Crisis

Refugee ship Aquarius to stop rescue mission in the Mediterranean

Rescue organisation SOS Mediterranee and MSF say they will end operation after relentless pressure from EU states.

Refugee ship Aquarius to stop rescue mission in the Mediterranean

Weather

Benghazi airport closed as heavy rain triggers flooding

Oil exports were also suspended during the severe weather on Wednesday.

Benghazi airport closed as heavy rain triggers flooding

Libya

At least 14 dead on refugee boat off Libya: Official

Police say wooden boat was found off Misrata with two bodies on board, adding that 12 others were thrown into the sea.

At least 14 dead on refugee boat off Libya: Official

Libya

Libya uses tear gas, rubber bullets to force migrants off ship

More than 90 refugees and migrants refused to leave rescue ship in a standoff that lasted 10 days.

Libya uses tear gas, rubber bullets to force migrants off ship

Refugee Crisis

Barricaded refugees 'ready to die' than return to Libya detention

More than 70 people refusing to leave docked ship in Misrata say they face torture and detention if they disembark.

Barricaded refugees 'ready to die' than return to Libya detention

People & Power

Rescue at Sea: Migrants in the Mediterranean

Why are authorities in Italy and Libya trying to stop NGO vessels from rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean sea?

Inside Story

Who can shape Libya's future?

An international conference in Italy hoped to find a way to end violence and provide Libya with some stability.